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Two million online digitised pages of 19th century newspaper, take researchers back to the future

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Available for the first time at The British Library, in partnership with JISC (Joint Information Systems Committee) and Gale, part of Cengage Learning, has today launched the public version of its 19th […]

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Finding your way through DNA (Emily Aulicino)

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DNA testing can appear to be a dark hole – an abyss – of test choices, terminology and confusion on how it aids your genealogy. Explore the major tests, including Y-DNA, mitochondrial […]

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Episode 124 – New Google Search, Newspaper Research

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Genealogy Gems Podcast Episode 124 with Lisa Louise Cooke Published Jan 10, 2012 What’s Black, and White and READ all over? Your Ancestors in old newspapers! In fact, your ancestors could be […]

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First World War – Telling the Stories of Those Who Served

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Who were they? What can we learn about the hundreds of thousands of Australians who served in the army, navy and nursing services in the First World War? In this special joint […]

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Researching Your Family History at London Metropolitan Archives

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Are you interested in discovering your family history? If so, London Metropolitan Archives may hold the records to unlock the secrets of your past. www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/lma hi my name's Andrew lot and I […]

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WDYTYA? – Danny Dyer talks about Cockney slang (unseen clip)

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In a deleted scene from his 2016 episode of Who Do You Think You Are?, Danny Dyer talks about the slang he’s brought to the set of EastEnders. when I first came […]

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Cheryl Learns Of Ancestors Shipwreck Horror | Who Do You Think You Are

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Cheryl is shocked to discover the fate of her ancestors the Laings, and the tragic circumstances in which they became lost at sea. What will Cheryl uncover next? ▶ SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE […]

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Emily Aulicino – How to convince relatives and strangers to test and why

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Now that you have taken a DNA test, you can either be passive by waiting for others to match you and hope that they have more information on your lineage than you, […]

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